The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden

by Pauline Francis, Frances Hodgson Burnett
     
 

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Frances Hodgson Burnett's classic novel of an orphan who discovers a magical garden through a hidden door, retold for younger readers

The Secret Garden tells the story of a orphan, Mary Lennox, who is brought from India to live at her uncle's great lonely house on the moors after the death of her parents. She is miserable and disagreeable,

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Frances Hodgson Burnett's classic novel of an orphan who discovers a magical garden through a hidden door, retold for younger readers

The Secret Garden tells the story of a orphan, Mary Lennox, who is brought from India to live at her uncle's great lonely house on the moors after the death of her parents. She is miserable and disagreeable, until the day she discovers the key to a hidden door. Through the door, she is led into the magical work of the secret garden. This retelling has been shortened and illustrated for younger readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780237525354
Publisher:
Evans Publishing Group
Publication date:
06/28/2003
Series:
Fast Track Classics Series
Pages:
48
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x (d)
Lexile:
530L (what's this?)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

Meet the Author

Pauline Francis has 20 years of experience as a secondary school teacher and trained librarian. She is the author of a number of retellings of well-known classics, including The Count of Monte Cristo, Frankenstein, and The War of the Worlds.

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